Hot dogs, also known as french fries, are a popular item in the Canadian marketplace, but they are not the only popular food in the country.

As of February, 2017, there were over 8,000 hot dogs sold in Canada.

But where do hot dogs come from?

How does a hot dog originate in Canada?

How do Canadians choose their hot dogs?CBC News asked the leading food experts in Canada to provide us with the answer.